Breaking News!!: Needles, CA: Deputies arrested 2 people in Spike’s Desert Dog Park sign graffiti.
ZachNews has learn that at least 2 people have been arrested in the graffiti of the Spike’s Desert Dog Park sign in Needles, California
According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station, at approximately 9:43pm PT on Friday, January 12th, 2018, deputies were dispatched to the 1400 block of J Street, reference a vandalism.
The reporting party told deputies she observed a white male and black male spray paint the Spikes Desert Dog Park sign with red spray paint.
Deputies conducted an area check, but were unable to locate the two subjects.
On Saturday, January 13th, 2018, deputies observed several locations in the area of Orange Drive and South L Street that had red spray paint graffiti.
Deputies also responded to several calls for service, reference red spray paint graffiti.
Deputies identified a possible suspect and began checking various locations throughout the city, but were unsuccessful.
On Monday, January 15th, 2018, deputies had contact with 25 year old Javience Alexander from Las Vegas, Nevada reference a theft on the 900 block of East Broadway.
Javience Alexander was arrested at that time for the theft.
Javience Alexander was identified as the black male suspect involved in spray painting the sign.
On Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at 0707 hours, deputies began looking for the second suspect, 25 year old Bastian Sanchez from Needles, California who was located on Cibola and B Street.
Bastian Sanchez was taken into custody without incident.
Both Alexander and Sanchez were booked for felony vandalism at the Colorado River Station Jail in Needles, California and are both being held on $25,000 bond, pending a court hearing.
The City of Needles was notified about the graffiti incident and sent public work crews with the City of Needles to remove the graffiti.
Public work crews with the City of Needles have removed on Monday, January 15th, 2018 graffiti on the Spike’s Desert Dog Park sign at the intersection of Hospitality Lane and J Street, down the hill from Dollar General store.
During the Needles Recreation and Parks Meeting, Needles City Manager Rick Daniels told members of the Needles Recreation and Parks that they’re going to look into anti graffiti paint or codeine to deterred vandals.
The investigation is ongoing and anyone with additional information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station at: 1 (760) 326-9200.
Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call We-Tip Hotline at: 1 (800) 78-CRIME (27463), or you may leave information on the We-Tip Hotline at: http://www.wetip.com.
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